job / tax senior east central scotland edinburgh 4150
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Tax Senior - Edinburgh

£Competitive (DOE) + Benefits - Tax
Ref: 4150 Date Posted: Tuesday 23 Apr 2019
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Personal Tax Senior required for the highly successful tax team of this Edinburgh based legal firm. This is a newly created opportunity in line with the team’s ongoing success and continued growth of their client portfolio.

Working closely with the Tax management team, you will manage a varied and interesting allocation of clients including HNWI’s, Trusts, Estates and Charities. You will prepare returns for your clients and provide advice and assistance to Clients and Trustees in relation to Income Tax and Capital Gains Tax matters. Work will be reviewed by the Tax Director who will offer full support and guidance where required.

This role requires a significant amount of client contact to ensure effective working relationships are maintained, as well as liaising with HMRC on various tax matters. Strong interpersonal and communication skills (both written and verbal) are essential.

Coming from an Accounting, Legal or Wealth Management firm, you will have a minimum of 2-3 years’ experience in Personal Tax compliance.  Ideally you will be ATT qualified or nearing qualification. Applicants must be able to demonstrate technical competence in Personal Tax, UK Income Tax and Capital Gains Tax. Experience using CCH Tax software (or equivalent) is essential, as is knowledge of Microsoft Office packages.

£Competitive Salary (DOE) + Benefits. For further information contact Lynsey Kerr on (0)131 516 4333 or